Artist Giovanni Battista Vanni, Italian, 1599-1660
Artist after Correggio, Italian, ca. 1489-1534
  • Angels Transporting the Holy Virgin to Heaven
Date 1642
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Image: 15 7/8 × 21 5/8 inches (40.3 × 54.9 cm)
Sheet: 16 1/2 × 22 1/4 inches (41.9 × 56.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1170
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: [long deication, dated 1642]
Inscribed, lower right: Gio: Iacomo Rossi le Stampa in Roma alla Pace cun Privil. S. P.
December 1886, Bangs sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)